JavaCard and JPython?

Vjekoslav NESEK vnesek at
Fri Nov 5 00:30:59 CET 1999

In article <19991103.11420500 at>, 
Scott Deerwester wrote:
>Is there any thought of implementing the JavaCard API using Jpython? 
>The prospect of being able to program Smartcards in Python is very 
>appealing indeed!

No since JavaCard API is running on SmartCards. Say up to 32K for
your .class and few hundred bytes for memory. 8-16 bit processors
(I know there are 32 bit prototypes). It is like pushing an elephant
into a paper bag :)

// Vjeko (vnesek at

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